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Document ID (ISN)55670
CIS number 91-441
Year 1988
Convention or series no.
Title International Safety Conference
Original title Le Congrès international de la prévention [in French]
Bibliographic information Ligue de sécurité du Québec, 6785 ouest, rue Saint-Jacques, Montréal, Québec H4B IV3, Canada, 1988. 228p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract Proceedings of the International Safety Conference held in Montreal, 11-14 June 1988. Papers are grouped under the following headings: the history and evolution of work accidents (evolution of legislation on occupational safety; social and economic consequences of work accidents; accident prevention measures); occupational safety - a question of management or improvisation (accident prevention as a matter of industry culture, shared responsibility, worker motivation, integrating safety in the management process); noise reduction in the workplace; back injuries; the impact of ergonomics on occupational safety and health; new technologies and the changing environment for safety and risk at work.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; safety programmes; Canada
Descriptors (secondary) ergonomics; back disorders; economic aspects; role of management; legislation; conference; social aspects; noise control
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceCanada
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Safety programmes